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Purdue President Mitch Daniels at the grand opening of Amazon@Purdue (Purdue University) Amazon has opened the company's first traditional pick-up and drop-off store in the country at Purdue University. Amazon@Purdue lets university students pickup online orders and drop-off...
They're currently the hottest jobs in Indiana. The Indiana Department of Workforce Development has released its list of the new Hoosier Hot 50 Jobs. The top ten are: registered nurse, k-12 teacher, truck driver, sales representative, general and operations manager, licensed...
(Photo of: Giordano's CEO Yorgo Koutsogiorgas) The nation's $37 billion pizza industry is heating up right here in Indiana. One of Chicago's best known pizza institutions is setting up shop in Indianapolis. Chicago-based Giordano's is celebrating the grand opening of its 50th...
What is being called a "freedom to teach" bill is on hold for the time being for what it's sponsor calls "fine tuning." The bill (HB 1009) was debated by the House Education Committee, though no vote was taken after committee chairman Rep. Bob Behning (R, Indianapolis) said he...
Legislators are moving to increase oversight over taxi companies and new ride apps like Uber. A Senate committee unanimously voted Tuesday to require insurance for cab and Uber drivers, and to disqualify drivers with convictions for violent felonies or reckless driving offenses...
For the second time in a week, a legislative committee took a step toward removing State Superintendent Glenda Ritz as chair of the State Board of Education. The Senate Rules Committee voted 7-to-4 along political party lines for the bill late Monday which its sponsor, Sen...
Indiana hasn't had any cases of measles so far this year, and the State Department of Health wants to keep it that way. More than 100 cases of measles have been reported in 14 states as of last week according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, many of them...
(file photo courtesy The White House) President Barack Obama was scheduled make a stop in Indianapolis on Friday. The president will speak at Ivy Tech Community College to discuss the importance of middle-class economics, including "making the paychecks of working families go...
Mayors and city leaders boast about their economic benefits, but a new study says TIF Districts may not be all they're touted to be. Ball State University Economist Dr. Mike Hicks says "TIF" refers to "Tax Increment Financing." Cities often set up special TIF "districts" where...